LSAT 2019 Exam Pattern

Exam Date : 2nd June 2019
Result Date : 13th June 2019

LSAT 2019 Exam Pattern Overview

Offline (Pen and Paper based).
2 hours 55 minutes.
Paper Pattern
Divided into 5 sections.
Analytical Reasoning, Logical Reasoning (part 1), Logical Reasoning (part 2), Reading Comprehension.
Marking Scheme
(+)1 mark for every correct answer. No negative marking.
Total Marks
Ranges from 120 to 180 marks.
Language / Medium

LSAT 2019 Exam pattern

LSAT 2019 exam pattern is given below. Candidates can go through the pattern and make a schedule to help with LSAT 2019 preparation. Students can also refer to LSAT 2019 syllabus to get a clear picture regarding the exam.

LSAT 2019 Pattern Details

The Exam pattern details for LSAT 2019 exam are listed below.

  • Exam mode: The LSAT 2019 exam will be conducted offline in pen-paper mode.
  • Exam duration: The LSAT 2019 exam time is of 2 hours and 20 minutes.
  • Questions: There will be a total of 100 MCQ type questions.
  • Marks: Each LSAT 2019 test section contains 25 marks.
  • Marking Scheme: There is no negative marking for wrong answers

Questions will be asked in the following sections:

  • Analytical reasoning
  • Logical reasoning (Part – 1)
  • Logical reasoning (Part – 2)
  • Reading comprehension 

Section-wise Breakup of LSAT 2019 Exam Paper

LSAT 2019 exam pattern

LSAT Test Section

Number of Questions

LSAT 2019 Timing

Analytical Reasoning

Approx. 24

35 minutes

1st Logical Reasoning

Approx. 24

35 minutes

2nd Logical Reasoning

Approx. 24

35 minutes

Reading Comprehension

Approx. 24

35 minutes

Total: 4 sections

92-100 questions

2 hours and 20 minutes

 Points to Remember

Mentioned below are the points that a candidate should remember-

  • These sections may appear in any order in LSAT 2019 exam.
  • It is a pen and paper-based test.
  • There is no provision of a break during the LSAT test. Invigilators will prompt the test-takers 5 minutes before the duration of a section ends.
  • At a particular duration of time, aspirants are allowed to answer on that particular section that is prescribed. So, students cannot switch sections. Check out the eligibility criteria for LSAT 2019 exam.


LSAT 2019 Question Types

Elaborated information regarding each topic is provided below. Any aspiring candidate will find the following information useful.

Analytical Reasoning Questions

Questions in this section are designed to test the ability of a test-taker in deducting information from a structure of the relationship. It also checks the logical ability of students in drawing conclusions for various theories, principles etc. 

Analytical reasoning questions will test the analysing power of a law student in solving complex problems.

Logical Reasoning Questions

This section is framed primarily to test the critical thinking of a test-taker. It tests the candidate's ability to discern judgements and reasons. Questions in this section, generally have a short passage. A test-taker is expected to read that and comprehend the matter. 

Logical section intends to test the ability of a law student to analyse scenarios before and after additional arguments are added to the premise.

Reading Comprehension Questions

A major reason to include Reading Comprehension is to test the ability of a candidate to read lengthy data with understanding and insight. Each section has four sets of reading passages. It is followed by 4 to 9 questions that test the reading and reasoning abilities of an aspirant. 

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